Manchester United are in superior talks with superagent Jorge Mendes to signal ‘the following Cristiano Ronaldo’ to spearhead their assault.

Supervisor Erik ten Hag, in fact, had the outdated Cristiano Ronaldo on his books this season, falling out with the Portuguese spectacularly, when Ronaldo gave an explosive interview to Piers Morgan forward of the World Cup. CR7 departed Manchester United for a second time halfway via the marketing campaign.

However that hasn’t put United off from signing a participant who has persistently been known as the 38-year-old’s successor – with on-loan Wout Weghorst unlikely to be signed by the Purple Devils on a everlasting foundation. 

Cristiano Ronaldo is the previous – and probably additionally the longer term (Picture credit score: Getty Photos)

Portuguese outlet Correio da Manha (opens in new tab) have sensationally claimed that United have held a sequence of talks with Mendes over his consumer, Goncalo Ramos transferring to Manchester.